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About Dr. Robert Franklin

Dr. Robert Franklin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bowling Green, KY. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Franklin is affiliated with Greenview Regional Hospital and Medical Center at Bowling Green. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

1326 Andrea St
Bowling Green, KY 42104
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Specialties

Dr. Robert Franklin has the following 2 specialties

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Thoracic Surgery

    If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.
    Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Franklin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Greenview Regional Hospital
  • Medical Center at Bowling Green
  • Education

    47 Years Experience

  • Vanderbilt University

    Graduated in 1966

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert Franklin accepts the following insurance providers.

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1326 Andrea St, Bowling Green, KY
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